Jena homicide suspect apprehended during traffic stop

Brenton Miller, 32, of Jena
Brenton Miller, 32, of Jena(LaSalle Parish Sheriff's Office)
Published: Oct. 16, 2021 at 4:45 PM CDT
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GOOD PINE, La. (KNOE) - A man was taken into custody in connection with a shooting that happened in Good Pine.

The LaSalle Parish Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting Friday, Oct. 15 shortly after 7:00 p.m. in the 1500 block of Swan Street. Authorities say the homicide claimed the life of a Jena man, who was 29.

Deputies and detectives of the sheriff’s office identified a suspect and issued a multi-parish BOLO for Brenton Miller, 32, of Jena.

According to the sheriff’s office, Miller was taken into custody by the Creola Police Department during a traffic stop and transported back to LaSalle Parish. He has been booked on a charge of second-degree murder.

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